As I write this post, the strongest winds are blowing around the north of Japan. This site will help you to compare wind strength across the world and see where low and high pressure systems form.
1. Where in the world is the windiest place right now?
2. Where in the world is there very little wind?
3. If you got in a sail boat in San Diego, where might you end up?
4. Compare the strength and pattern of wind between two different regions in the world, which place would you want to avoid right now?
Want to find out more about earth winds - follow the link.